Management Trainee – Procurement

August 25, 2022

Job Description

  • Lagos

the Place (Smackers Limited)

The Place is a trademark of Smackers Limited. It is a profitable player in the QSR industry in Nigeria with great prospects and staff strength of +1400 employees. Currently, our operations span across 17 locations (15 stores and 4 central operation units) in Lagos, Nigeria, with rapid expansion plans to penetrate more locations in the short to medium term.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Management Trainee – Procurement
Location: Lekki Phase 1, Lagos
Employment Type: Full Time
Job Responsibilities

Source for the most reliable suppliers for items at a reasonable price and ensure supply in good time
Coordinate the central supply of items
Follow up with account on vendor payment and escalate in peculiar cases
Carry out Market survey of products
Communicate prices of items to outlet in good time
Proper vendor management


An HND / B.Sc or equivalent from a top tier university with a minimum of 2:1
Solid knowledge and understanding of procurement processes, policy, and systems
1 – 2 years previous experience as procurement Assistant or officer
Experience in a similar industry is an added advantage
Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Excel)
Ability to analyze problems and strategize for better solutions
Ability to negotiate, establish, and administer contracts
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to multitask, prioritize, and manage time efficiently
Accurate and precise attention to detail
 Ability to work well with management and staff at all levels
Goal-oriented, organized team player.

Application Closing Date
8th September, 2022.
Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online
Note: Candidates who do not meet the above criteria need not apply.

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